Truck Collides with Goods train in Bikaner, 7 Killed

In a shocking incident Seven People were killed and five others were injured when a goods train collided with a truck at an unmanned railway crossing on Jaisalmer-Bikaner line in Rajasthan's Bikaner district today. The truck, which was carrying the victims, was on its way to Jaisalmer district's Ramdevra Temple from Sri Ganganagar district. Four people died on the spot of the mishap, while two succumbed to their injuries at the hospital, the police said., killing eight and injuring several others. Infuriated, other pilgrims set on fire a relief train that reached the spot. The accident occurred near Chani village, some 400 km from Jaipur. The furious mob continues to block the affected line.